The Most Popular Sports Video Games Of 2021

Gamers everywhere, we're ranking the most popular sports games of 2021. If you're looking for new releases, check out the best sports games of 2022. Featuring basketball, soccer, football, and even MMA, this list of the most played sports games right now includes some of the best-selling games on Xbox One. What are the top 10 sports video games of 2021?

Ever wondered what's the single most popular EA sports game right now? New sequels and long-running game franchises like NBA 2K and Madden NFL keep attracting new players, thanks to Twitch streamers and YouTube gaming channels. Other good sports games trending now include EA Sports UFC 4, FIFA 21, Rocket League (now that it's free to play), and MLB The Show 20.

Vote up the best sports games of 2021 and games from all consoles (PS5, PS4, Xbox X/S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch) are welcome, including mobile and PC games. 

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